History PlayingWith / SmiteMeOMightySmiter

23rd Aug '16 7:03:46 AM Marios2
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'''Basic Trope''': Bob the Hero is frustrated over his long series of failure, and in despair ask ThePowersThatBe to just strike him with a [[ShockAndAwe Divine]] [[BoltofDivineRetribution Bolt]] already.
* '''Straight''': Bob the Hero yells the line after he failed to stop the army of the BigBad from invading his hometown.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob the Hero yells all sort of profanity directed at ThePowersThatBe after he failed to save his friends, his family, and his dog from the army of the BigBad. ThePowersThatBe then strike him with a plasma storm.

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'''Basic Trope''': Bob the Hero is frustrated over his long series of failure, and in despair ask A character dares ThePowersThatBe to just strike him with do something, usually after a [[ShockAndAwe Divine]] [[BoltofDivineRetribution Bolt]] already.
series of unfortunate events.
* '''Straight''': Bob the Hero yells toward the line skies with complaint after he failed to stop the army of the BigBad from invading his hometown.
* '''Exaggerated''': Bob the Hero yells all sort of profanity directed at ThePowersThatBe after he failed to save his friends, his family, and his dog from the army of the BigBad. ThePowersThatBe then strike him with a plasma storm.
21st May '15 1:58:39 PM ShinyTsukkomi
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* '''Subverted''': Bob the Hero yells the line, a bolt of lightning strikes... but at several meters from where Bob stands. [[HigurashiNoNakuKoroNi He then starts laughing maniacally, declaring that The Powers That Be doesn't exist.]]

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* '''Subverted''': Bob the Hero yells the line, a bolt of lightning strikes... but at several meters from where Bob stands. [[HigurashiNoNakuKoroNi [[VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry He then starts laughing maniacally, declaring that The Powers That Be doesn't exist.]]
28th Sep '13 7:05:54 AM Shloogor
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* He yells the line. He is struck by lightning, but not killed. He awakens, burnt, scarred, and damned, with the BlackSpeech [[MarkOfTheBeast etched into his flesh declaring him as such]].
** He screams the line at the heavens... and absolutely nothing happens.

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* He **He yells the line. He is struck by lightning, but not killed. He awakens, burnt, scarred, and damned, with the BlackSpeech [[MarkOfTheBeast etched into his flesh declaring him as such]].
** He **He screams the line at the heavens... and absolutely nothing happens.
28th Sep '13 7:05:30 AM Shloogor
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* '''Played For Drama''': He yells the line. He is struck by lightning, but not killed. He awakens, burnt, scarred, and damned, with the BlackSpeech [[MarkOfTheBeast etched into his flesh declaring him as such]].

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* '''Played For Drama''': He Drama''':
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yells the line. He is struck by lightning, but not killed. He awakens, burnt, scarred, and damned, with the BlackSpeech [[MarkOfTheBeast etched into his flesh declaring him as such]].such]].
**He screams the line at the heavens... and absolutely nothing happens.
17th Aug '13 10:34:44 AM malonkey1
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob breaks his leg, and says [[SarcasmMode "Really? Just broke the one?"]] to the ceiling. At that moment one of his friends accidentally breaks his other leg.



* '''Zig Zagged''': ???

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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???As the DoubleSubversion, but then Bob [[AllJustADream wakes up]]. But [[OrWasItADream he's missing]] [[BodyHorror half his torso, and the rest is horribly burned from the lightning.]] The doctor says he's pretty much held together by [[DeadBabyComedy twine and dumb luck.]]



* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Bob, whose powers are fueled by [[ShockAndAwe electricity]], tries to goad God into hitting him with lightning.



* '''Conversed''':
** God: "Don't push me, I just might do it".
** "You still have a role to play, little one. Once your enemy is cast down, you will indeed be granted your wish. Your family will all be waiting for you. Mourn them not, for their suffering is at an end. Now go! And fear no darkness! For Death himself shall not claim you until that hour, for my will shall be done in all things".

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* '''Conversed''':
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'''Conversed''':
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God: "Don't push me, I just might do it".
** --> "You still have a role to play, little one. Once your enemy is cast down, you will indeed be granted your wish. Your family will all be waiting for you. Mourn them not, for their suffering is at an end. Now go! And fear no darkness! For Death himself shall not claim you until that hour, for my will shall be done in all things".
6th Apr '13 5:24:05 PM dvorak
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* '''Played For Drama''': He yells the line. He is struck by lightning, but not killed. He awakens, burnt, scarred, and damned, with the BlackSpeech etched into his flesh declaring him as such.

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* '''Played For Drama''': He yells the line. He is struck by lightning, but not killed. He awakens, burnt, scarred, and damned, with the BlackSpeech [[MarkOfTheBeast etched into his flesh declaring him as such.such]].
28th Dec '12 11:09:31 AM VPhantom
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* '''Conversed''': God: "Don't push me, I just might do it".

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* '''Conversed''': '''Conversed''':
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God: "Don't push me, I just might do it".
28th Dec '12 11:09:03 AM VPhantom
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* '''Downplayed''': ???



* '''Parodied''': Bob the Hero yells in great detail the many, many awful way ThePowersThatBe should strike him with to the point that it become an OverlyLongGag. ThePowersThatBe give him a MagicalGirlfriend instead.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Bob the Hero yells in great detail the many, many awful way ThePowersThatBe should strike him with to the point that it become an OverlyLongGag. ThePowersThatBe give him a MagicalGirlfriend instead.



* '''Deconstructed''': Bob spends so much time raging at the heavens that he fails to rescue the town's survivors, including his own loved ones. His loss doesn't come from any higher power; it comes from his ''belief'' in an unjust higher power.
* '''Reconstructed''': The above happens, but the PowersThatBe [[AnthropomorphicPersonification manifest themselves]] to give him a peptalk to persevere.
* '''Averted''': Despite the awful turn of events and it's raining, Bob the Hero ''doesn't'' yell the line.

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* '''Deconstructed''': Bob spends so much time raging at the heavens that he fails to rescue the town's survivors, including his own loved ones. His loss doesn't come from any higher power; it comes from his ''belief'' in an unjust higher power.
'''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''': The above happens, but the PowersThatBe [[AnthropomorphicPersonification manifest themselves]] to give him a peptalk to persevere.
* '''Averted''':
'''Averted''':
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Despite the awful turn of events and it's raining, Bob the Hero ''doesn't'' yell the line. line.



* '''Lampshaded''': "It must be so painful for Sir Bob, I won't be surprised if he begs to be smitten by the mighty smiter."

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* '''Lampshaded''': "It must be so painful for Sir Bob, I won't be surprised if he begs to be smitten by the mighty smiter."smiter".



* '''Defied''': "I watch what I say, knowing that The Powers That Be listen."

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* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': "I watch what I say, knowing that The Powers That Be listen."listen".



* '''Conversed''': God: "Don't push me, I just might do it."
** "You still have a role to play, little one. Once your enemy is cast down, you will indeed be granted your wish. Your family will all be waiting for you. Mourn them not, for their suffering is at an end. Now go! And fear no darkness! For Death himself shall not claim you until that hour, for my will shall be done in all things."
* '''Played For Laughs''': Bob the Hero just got a stomachache from over-eating his TrademarkFavoriteFood, and he yells the line. [[DisproportionateRetribution He got struck with lightning anyway]].
* '''PlayedForDrama''': He yells the line. He is struck by lightning, but not killed. He awakens, burnt, scarred, and damned, with the BlackSpeech etched into his flesh declaring him as such.

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* '''Conversed''': God: "Don't push me, I just might do it."
it".
** "You still have a role to play, little one. Once your enemy is cast down, you will indeed be granted your wish. Your family will all be waiting for you. Mourn them not, for their suffering is at an end. Now go! And fear no darkness! For Death himself shall not claim you until that hour, for my will shall be done in all things."
things".
* '''Deconstructed''': Bob spends so much time raging at the heavens that he fails to rescue the town's survivors, including his own loved ones. His loss doesn't come from any higher power; it comes from his ''belief'' in an unjust higher power.
* '''Reconstructed''': The above happens, but the PowersThatBe [[AnthropomorphicPersonification manifest themselves]] to give him a peptalk to persevere.
* '''Played For Laughs''': Laughs''':
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Bob the Hero just got a stomachache from over-eating his TrademarkFavoriteFood, and he yells the line. [[DisproportionateRetribution He got struck with lightning anyway]].
** [[KingOfAllCosmos God]] turns to be a big fan of ''Anime/GreatMazinger'', so when Bob uses the line, he takes the chance to fry him with a [[FinishingMove "Thunder Break!"]]... Complete with [[CallingYourAttacks mandatory name shout]], of course!
* '''PlayedForDrama''': '''Played For Drama''': He yells the line. He is struck by lightning, but not killed. He awakens, burnt, scarred, and damned, with the BlackSpeech etched into his flesh declaring him as such.



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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
15th Dec '12 2:48:52 PM GoldenSpot5
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** Bob shrugs and [[IncrediblyLamePun deicides]] to put [[KilltheGod words into action]].


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** Rather than waste his breath, Bob [[IncrediblyLamePun deicides]] that [[RageAgainsttheHeavens actions speak louder than words]].
15th Dec '12 2:46:42 PM GoldenSpot5
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** Bob shrugs and [[IncrediblyLamePun deicides]] to put [[KilltheGod words into action]].
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